The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman
|Author:||Denis Theriault; Liedewy Hawke (Translator)|
*Selected for Simon Mayo's BBC Radio 2 Book Club*
'Enchanting, philosophically astute and deeply poignant' John Burnside 'Quirky and charming with a well-executed denouement, this novella brings to mind nothing less than a giddily-lovesick Kafka' Guardian 'A captivating philosophical tale' Le Devoir, Canada 'A love story between two people who've never met, thanks to the magic of a deepening correspondence. In times of internet and social networking, Theriault succeeds in offering fine and spirited promotion for letters' Le Figaro, France
Denis Theriault is an award-winning author and screenwriter living in Montreal, Canada. The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman is his second novel and a much anticipated sequel, The Postman's Fiancee (Oneworld) will be published in July 2017.